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Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas: ‘Diego Costa can’t speak English, so he just calls John Terry ”Capitano” ‘ [Video]

Thibaut Courtois and Cesc Fabregas were the guests on Chelsea TV’s Friday night show tonight, and they told a few good dressing room stories. Kurt Zouma beamed in with a question: ‘Who is the funniest player?’, to which both of them initially replied that it was Zouma himself, because his middle name is Happy. But […]

Man arrested for alleged role in fatal Shadow Hills crash

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder for his alleged role in a fatal traffic crash early Friday in Shadow Hills, police said.

Hornets waive Justin Cobbs, Dallas Lauderdale, Brian Qvale

The Charlotte Hornets have waived guard Justin Cobbs, forward Dallas Lauderdale and center Brian Qvale, General Manager Rich Cho announced today. Cobbs saw action in two preseason games, averaging 1.0 point and 1.0 rebound in 4.5 minutes. Lauderdale and Qvale each appeared in one preseason game, seeing 3:13 worth of action. The Hornets roster currently stands [...]

Barça boss Luis Enrique & Real Madrid Castilla coach Zidane have beef ahead of tomorrow’s Clasico [Video]

As if there wasn’t enough spice already in the Clascio recipe, there’s an extra bit of ‘pimiento’ to add to the mix, considering Luis Enrique’s beef with Zinedine Zidane. The pair clashed in a 2003 Bernabeu Clasico, which finished with Zidane playing a game of ‘Got Your Nose!’ with the Barcelona captain. It looked like […]

Nets exercise contract options on Mason Plumlee and Sergey Karasev

The Brooklyn Nets have exercised the third-year contract options on forward/center Mason Plumlee and guard/forward Sergey Karasev, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. Both players will remain under contract through at least the 2015-16 season. Selected out of Duke in the first round of the 2013 NBA Draft (22nd overall), Plumlee was named to the [...]

Offseason workout partner helped Cowboys' DeMarco Murray

IRVING, Texas – Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray deflects questions about the amount of work he has received this season like defenders. He doesn’t much care that he is 31 carries away from the most he has had in a season and that Monday’s game against the Washington Redskins is just the eighth game of the season. Show More Summary

Brandel Chamblee calls for Ted Bishop’s resignation in wake of ‘cyberbullying’ Twitter incident

Brandel Chamblee believes Ted Bishop should step down after ‘cyberbullying’ Ian Poulter by calling him a ‘lil girl.’ Ted Bishop acted like a cyberbully and insulted women with a sexist tweet aimed at Ian Poulter Thursday night and the...Show More Summary

Crumbs Bake Shop to reopen on Larchmont Boulevard on Tuesday

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

After closing all of its stores nationwide in July, Crumbs Bake Shop will reopen a location on Larchmont Boulevard on Tuesday. The company also recently opened a location on Broadway in the New York Garment District and at the Chicago Water Tower Place. 

Knicks waive Didier Mbenga and Orlando Sanchez

The New York Knicks have waived center Didier Mbenga and forward Orlando Sanchez, team President Phil Jackson announced today. Mbenga, 7-0, 250-pounds, signed with New York on Oct. 8. He appeared in one preseason game, scoring two points over five minutes. Sanchez, 6-9, 220-pounds, appeared in one preseason game after signing as a free agent on Sep. [...]

Judge blocks New Jersey sports betting

Well, if you’d wagered that a federal judge would block New Jersey’s plan to trot out sports wagering this weekend, it’s time to collect. Per multiple reports, Judge Michael Shipp has granted a temporary restraining order preventing New Jersey from implementing a plan to launch sports betting this weekend at racetracks and casinos. The order…

Now showing: 'Suffering for their art' films like 'Birdman' and 'Whiplash'

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

"The chief enemy of creativity," Pablo Picasso once said, "is good sense."

Pelicans waive Kevin Jones and D.J. Stephens

The New Orleans Pelicans have waived forward Kevin Jones and guard D.J. Stephens. Jones, 6-8, 260, spent the 2013-14 season with the Canton Charge of the NBA Development League where he averaged 16.9 points and 8.0 rebounds per game, earning a selection to the 2014 NBADL All-Star Game. This summer, Jones was a member of the [...]

Author Of Nearly Naked Ohio State Band Calendar: It's Satire, Duh

3 hours agoSports : Deadspin

One of the former members of the Ohio State band who gave us the scantily clad " Boys of T-Row" 2007 calendar has spoken out, saying the calendar was satirical and Ohio State has "willfully misconstrued" it to help the university's case. Read more...

Khiry Robinson Injury: Updates on Saints Star's Arm and Return

New Orleans Saints running back Khiry Robinson will miss Week 8 with an arm injury, the team confirmed on Friday: Undrafted out of West Texas A&M in 2013, Robinson has been a steal for the Saints. The one-cut battering ram stepped up...Show More Summary

Thunder waive Michael Jenkins, Richard Solomon, Talib Zanna

The Oklahoma City Thunder announced today that the team has waived guard Michael Jenkins, forwards Richard Solomon and Talib Zanna, according to Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. Jenkins appeared in all seven preseason games for the Thunder and averaged 6.0 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 17.5 minutes. Solomon saw action in three [...]

Mark Ingram, Travaris Cadet's Updated Fantasy Value Headed into Week 8

The rotation of running backs this season for the New Orleans Saints has been difficult all year. Whether it's due to injuries, struggles of certain backs or simply too many players sharing carries, fantasy owners have been puzzled when deciding who to start. This week, however, the chances for success look promising for two backs. Show More Summary

Leon Draisaitl Should Stay with the Edmonton Oilers This Season

The Edmonton Oilers are off to yet another roaring start this season — not so much. Much to the despair of the club's loyal fans, the team is 2-4-1 and must win the majority of its games in the next 30 days if there is to be even a glimmer of hope for meaningful games in January and beyond. Yes, it's come to that. Show More Summary

Spanish Clubs Continue To Show That La Liga Is More Than A ‘Two Team’ League

3 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Heading into this weekend, the eyes of the football world will focus on the Santiago Bernabeu and this season’s version of ‘El Clasico’. La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona have dominated the Spanish landscape – winning 32 and 22 league … Continue reading ? Spanish Clubs Continue To Show That La Liga Is More Than A ‘Two Team’ League is a post from World Soccer Talk.

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